AMHERST, Mass. – Five University of Massachusetts Amherst alumni, including National Public Radio correspondent Audie Cornish and Boston Herald sports writer Steve Buckley, will speak at a panel discussion on Tuesday, April 24, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Blue Wall Eatery in the Campus Center.
Susan Shapiro, associate professor in the Department of Judaic and Near Eastern Studies, has been awarded the Master Visiting Professorship in Jewish Studies at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, where she will teach “Post-Holocaust Philosophy and Theology” during the spring 2008 semester.
A fender-bender between two celestial bodies that left a 200 mile-wide metallic chunk to cool in space was the likely source of a group of meteorites known as the IVA iron meteorites, suggests new research by campus scientists.
AMHERST, Mass. – A fender-bender between two celestial bodies that left a 200 mile-wide metallic chunk to cool in space was the likely source of a group of meteorites known as the IVA iron meteorites, suggests new research by University of Massachusetts Amherst scientists.
Campus officials are mobilizing counseling resources to assist those affected by this week’s shooting deaths of 32 students and faculty at Virginia Tech University and organizing a Thursday night vigil to remember the victims.
AMHERST, Mass. – Melinda A. Novak, professor of psychology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, will deliver the final Distinguished Faculty Lecture of this year’s series on Monday, April 23 at 4 p.m. in the Massachusetts Room of the Mullins Center.
John Clark, professor in the Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, was elected a Fellow of the American Chemical Society by the Division of Agrochemicals at the 233rd national meeting in Chicago on March 25-29.